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From the beginning of 2012 to October, 2016, Jackson paid out more than $170,000 to folks who damaged their vehicles on potholes, utility cuts or sinkholes throughout the city. In the same time frame, the second-largest Mississippi city, Gulfport, didn ...
Trending. Today's Paper · Subscriptions · Newsletter; Daily Deals. Twin Cities · Home · News · sports · Things to Do · Opinion · obituaries · Classifieds · Today's Paper · Subscribe; Trending ... A close-up of a leaf found along Mississippi River ...

SPOKANE, Wash., Oct. 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RLHC (Red Lion Hotels corporation) (nyse:RLH) announced today the opening of Red Lion Inn & Suites in Byram, Mississippi. The recently converted property features 51 guest rooms, an indoor ...
The Alliance for a Healthier Generation, in conjunction with major beverage companies, announced in Clarksdale recently they will make a four-county area of Northwest Mississippi the newest target of the Balance Calories Community Initiative to reduce ...
The Mississippi Development Authority provided assistance in support of the project for infrastructure and building improvements, relocation of equipment and workforce training.
FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - City leaders, citing smoking-related health risks, voted Tuesday to begin work on a new ordinance that would ban smoking in all public spaces in the city. Such an ordinance would put Fulton in the same group with 125 other ...

In partnership with the Equality Federation Institute, HRC released its fifth annual Municipal Equality Index, assessing LGBTQ equality in 506 cities in the United States, including nine in Mississippi. The national average is 55 out of 100 possible ...
29 but held for public release until last Oct. 6, the inspector general said Louisville did not follow federal procurement standards in awarding 12 contracts totaling $23.9 million to rebuild a city-owned plywood processing facility that was heavily ...
As previously reported, the Foundation filed suit in 2014 against the Jackson police Department on behalf of the organization Pro-Life Mississippi and eight Christians over what was described as a "blatant and ongoing violation of free speech rights of ...
Continental AG's first employee for its tire plant near Jackson is a 28-year-old civil engineer. Zach Morrow says he "couldn't be any more proud" to be the first employee at the site of the $1.45 billion plant that's supposed to eventually employ 2,500 ...
19, 2016 file photo, a state flag of Mississippi is unfurled by Sons of Confederate veterans and other groups on the grounds of the state Capitol in Jackson, Miss.
The Alliance for a Healthier Generation, in conjunction with major beverage companies, announced in Clarksdale recently they will make a four-county area of Northwest Mississippi the newest target of the Balance Calories Community Initiative to reduce ...
Information given to city employees shows the facility will provide care for minor illnesses and injuries, health education, annual physicals and help with handling health care issues such as diabetes.
For most of the day Thursday, the ATF, Mississippi State Fire Marshal, and fire investigators were on the scene of the fire in the small town of Lambert. That's in Quitman County, not far from Batesville. The fire was reported between 1:00 a.m. and 2 ...
In Mississippi, individual cities and Municipalities have jurisdiction over required inspections for permanent and portable rides and inflatables in their respective areas, according CPSC.
The event was coordinated by the Jackson Medical Mall Foundation, but also involved were the East Village Estates and Homestead Heights residents and the city of Jackson Fire and police Departments. "This is just our efforts to revitalize this ...
USDA's Lisa Mensah, says the organization will borrow $40 million to provide loans to organizations in small Mississippi towns. She says Hope's track record made them eligible for the loan. "The fact that they have both a credit union and a loan fund ...

For the next two days, stakeholders in the Upper Mississippi River will be meeting in groups to figure out ways to raise the dismal grade our river was assigned last fall by America's Watershed Initiative.
We've been griping about the city's horrendous finances for years. It's apparently the equivalent of screaming into the howling wind of a thunderstorm.
Water matters. Water is why we are located here. Water is what opened this area up for exploration during the 19th century. On Sunday, October 16, the Wabasha County Historical Society will host the presentation Water/Ways - A Tale of Three River ...
money considered cities with populations of 50,000 or more. In Mississippi, those two cities are Jackson and Gulfport.
Yazoo City's police chief learned Tuesday of his three-day suspension without pay from the editor of a local newspaper instead of city officials, and it appears the terms of the suspension could go against state code law. police Chief Jeff ... If that ...
"We are approaching disaster resilience from a 'natural process' point of view by giving the river room to ebb and flow as well as absorbing risk on-site instead of pushing more water down river to the next city," said Davenport, Iowa mayor Frank Klipsch.
SETTING: Gulfport is a coastal city in southern Mississippi, about 80 miles from New Orleans. The city is known for its beaches; this house is slightly inland, on a hill overlooking the Biloxi River.
The federal government says the city of Louisville, Mississippi, should repay a $25.4 million grant awarded for recovery from a 2014 tornado.
JACKSON - A division of the federal government says the city of Louisville, Mississippi, should repay a $25.4 million grant awarded for recovery from a 2014 tornado.
He served in that role until 2005, when he was elected mayor. During his tenure as the town's head, it would be an understatement to say Alday was hands-on.
Photo by Eleanore Taft After the camp disbanded on Thursday, Mississippi Stand activists gathered by the river for prayers and songs.
... of the literary greats in Mississippi from Faulkner to Welty. 30:27: Atlanta Ballet dancer Alessa Rogers discusses Project Love, an evening of local artists donating their time and talent to benefit a local charity, an event she has organized for ...
ABERDEEN, Miss. (WCBI)-The city of Aberdeen is now one step closer to getting its solar project off the ground. During Tuesday's Board of Alderman meeting, Mayor Maurice Howard said previous legal issues stemming from the development of solar have ...
The Natchez Democrat reports that the Mississippi State Rating Bureau notified the city last month that the city's fire protection no longer warrants its current rating: five on a scale of one to 10. When ratings drop, residents' insurance rates can go ...
Can the city of Biloxi please send out a crew to clean up Iris Street? This popular and heavily trafficked street between Pass Road and U.S.
The City of Natchez will likely have a year to make a handful of improvements to the Natchez Fire Department before the city's fire rating drops.
A Virginia-based mosquito control company says its hopes to franchise operations in Mississippi. The chief operations officer of "Mosquito Joe" tells The Clarion-Ledger (http://on.
The K-12 academy, a partnership between Newport News public schools and the city of Newport, is described as a way to give students who are at "risk of failure in school due to socioeconomic factors, a chance to succeed," on the Achievable Dream ...
#The state budget, expanding Medicaid and social-justice issues were hot topics at a town-hall meeting the Hinds County members of the Legislative Black Caucus hosted Thursday at the Mississippi Capitol. The group focused on key policy issues the ...
"There's one village (Andalusia) that's ordered pumps, but that's because they live in an area with dikes, and they want to keep the pressure off and keep the water out of the village." Heisch said Rock Island deals with the rising river each year ...
Shields wouldn't say how he got to Bossier City nor how long he's been here. Shields was booked into the Bossier City Jail as a fugitive from Mississippi and is awaiting transfer to the Bossier Parish Maximum Security Facility where he'll await ...
AVONDALE, La. (WGNO) - Delgado Community College will start construction soon on a $27 million campus that will be tailored to meet the needs of the region's workforce.
This is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi. A lecture on the Calhoun City community cookbook will be given by Dr.
Since 2008, the Upper Mississippi's watershed has lost some 400 square miles of forests, grasslands and wetlands - natural features that store and purify water.
We moved from Little Rock to Atlanta where I had landed a job with the Journal-Constitution, the biggest paper in the Southeast. We were struck by the perpetual motion machine - driving, building and spending.
The Natchez Board of Aldermen appointed several local professionals to positions Tuesday in an effort to rebuild the leadership of the city's tourism operations.
Living Word Worship Center will be hosting a free "Transforming The Inner Woman Conference and Empowerment Town Hall" in partnership with the Mississippi women's Economic Security Initiative, Ward 1 Alderwomen Joyce Arceneaux-Mathis and Ward 4 ...
OCEAN SPRINGS, Mississippi -- Longtime Ocean Springs alderman John Gill said Tuesday night that City Hall employees are complaining about Mayor Connie Moran's frequent absence from her office.
Pascagoula residents met at the library Tuesday evening to listen to Mary Margaret Miller, who is with the State of Mississippi's Creative economy & culture Bureau department discuss plans for the state's bicentennial in 2017. (Tyler Carter/Gulflive ...
Mississippi Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann unveiled a package of proposed procedure and election law reforms Tuesday, including transparency in who makes reportable contributions and detailed open records of how campaign money is spent.
Stein's visit is sponsored by the Mississippi chapter of the Popular Resistance Movement, a sanctioned student activity group at the University of Mississippi, and the Green Party of Mississippi. Davis said he encourages students to attend and ...
Stein's visit is sponsored by the Mississippi chapter of the Popular Resistance Movement, a sanctioned student activity group at the University of Mississippi, and the Green Party of Mississippi. Davis said he encourages students to attend and ...
Municipalities receive a portion of the 7 percent sale tax on retail sales made within their borders. So when the Coastal economy suffered during the prolonged oil spill, revenue took a nose dive in the Coastal Municipalities, as well as for the entire ...


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